Oracle is seeking a Principal System Administrator to manage the global Linux infrastructure for our Database development environment.
This position requires wide and overall knowledge in Linux administration, patching, virtualization, performance analysis, performance tuning, cloud computing technologies and networking technologies.
While their primary role is to support operations for the Linux / Unix and Cloud infrastructure, they will be also occasionally required to take active role in testing applications, and diagnosis of IT problems outside their scope of responsibility.
Detailed Description and Job Requirements
Define, design, and implement network communications and solutions within a fast-paced, leading edge database / applications company.
Responsible for creating and implementing system enhancements that will improve the performance and reliablility of the system.
Manage the load configurations of a central data communication processor and make recommendations for purchase or upgrade of data networks.
Coordinate terminal orders and cable installation, network system planning, upgrading, monitoring, testing, and servicing.
Approves action requests and specifies purchase requisitions. Negotiates and places orders with common carriers. May play a team leader role for developing System Administrators.
Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical / business skills in area of specialization.
Eight years of related experience in a medium to large network distributed and computing environment. BS in Computer Science or related field.